There are 5 ways to get from Leiden to Netherlands by train, tram, taxi, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

$9 - $17

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  53 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Leiden to Amsterdam 29.7 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Train, line 5 tram  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam Zuid Regional-Express / ...
  2. Take the line 5 tram from Amsterdam, Station Zuid to Amsterdam, Dam 5

$12 - $18

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leiden to Amsterdam 26.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Leiden to Amsterdam 26.2 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Leiden, Netherlands and Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Leiden to Amsterdam every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $17 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam Zuid
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Station Zuid to Amsterdam, Dam
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Leiden to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Leiden to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Rotterdamse Taxi Centrale
Phone
+31 10 462 6060
Website
rtcnv.nl
Taxi Erdogan
Phone
+31 6 24856139
Rotterdam Taxi Service
Phone
+31 10 229 3508
Website
rotterdamtaxiservice.nl

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Leiden to Netherlands?

The distance between Leiden and Netherlands is 93 km. The road distance is 42 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Leiden to Netherlands?

The cheapest way to get from Leiden to Netherlands is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 53 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Leiden to Netherlands?

The quickest way to get from Leiden to Netherlands is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs 100€ - 120€.

Is there a direct train between Leiden and Netherlands?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Leiden to Netherlands?

The train from Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.